Roger Ebert

Arts and Humanities
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Fri April 5, 2013

Ebert's Death a 'Cruel Plot Twist,' Says Host of Louisville's Surreelfilm

Roger Ebert
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I was listening Thursday as NPR’s Talk of the Nation played host to film buff Murray Horwitz, for a lively and unabashedly film-nerd-friendly discussion on the phenomena of Hollywood prequels, sequels and reboots. And it was just as Horwitz and host Neal Conan had been gushing over The Godfather Part II, itself both prequel and sequel, that word came of the passing of film-critic Roger Ebert.

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